Meet the keynote speakers for Discovery Summit Europe
It’s World Statistics Day! To honor the theme of the day, the JMP User Community is having conversations about the importance of trust in statistics and data. And we want to hear from you! Tell us the steps you take to ensure that your data is trustworthy.
But if you’re looking for a conference that offers more than an amazing location, you’ll appreciate the intriguing speakers we’ve invited.
These leaders in statistics, technology and innovation will lead us in the exploration of broad analytics ideas. Attend the conference to hear them speak and meet them in person.
Meet the keynotes
Richard J. Wiseman is the only Professor of the Public Understanding of Psychology in the UK, and Scientific American has described him as “… the most interesting and innovative experimental psychologist in the world today.”
He has written many books, including one on the science of luck, and he hosts the Quirkology YouTube channel. He has devised studies for popular television shows, including National Geographic Channel’s Brain Games, History’s Your Bleeped Up Brain and Discovery’s MythBusters. (Photo Credit: Antje M. Pohsegger)
In 2013, he was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) for services to research and innovation. He is the Chief Scientific Advisor to Winton Capital Management in addition to his post as a Professor at Imperial College, London.
John Sall is co-founder and Executive Vice President of SAS and the creator and primary architect of JMP.
Douglas Montgomery is a leader in the fields of engineering and statistics, specifically the design and analysis of experiments.
He has won many awards for his work, including the Shewhart Medal, the Brumbaugh Award and the Hunter Award, to name a few. He is a Fellow of the American Statistical Association, the American Society for Quality Control, the Royal Statistical Society and the Institute of Industrial Engineers. He is also an Elected Member of the International Statistical Institute.
If this sounds like a lineup you’d like to see, then join us for Discovery Summit Europe, 14-17 March 2016. (Hint: If you register by 31 Dec. 2015, you’ll get a discount.)